Title: ACCA Lunch & Learn Webinar
Presenter: Jamie Hagenbaugh, Psy.D., Director, Student Counseling Center - Thomas Jefferson University
Presentation: A primer in threat assessment for mental health clinicians
Abstract: This presentation will focus on helping clinicians to understand threat assessment and how it is used on college campuses. It will review the types of individuals that make threats and differences between affective and predatory violence. Additionally, the presentation will help clinicians develop an awareness of the pathway to violence and potential warning behaviors along the pathway. Finally, the presentation will highlight interview and management strategies that are used in threat assessment.
Participants will be able to discuss differences between affective and predatory violence.
Participants will be able to describe the pathway to violence and its application in threat assessment
Participants will be able to list warning behaviors of individuals who may engage in targeted violence